Rosalina is a 35-year-old married woman from Loboc, Bohol, Philippines. She has two young children. She has been engaged in a hog raising business for seven years. She earns 7,500 PHP by doing this. Her husband is a motorcycle driver, and helps finance the family's basic needs. She requested a loan of 8,000 PHP to buy feed and additional piglets to produce and sell healthy pigs. In the future, Rosalina would like to expand her business to support her family as well as to save for the education of her children
About Community Economic Ventures, Inc.
Community Economic Ventures, Inc. (CEVI), based in Bohol, was awarded the Platinum Award for Transparency in Social Performance Reporting by CGAP. Social performance monitoring is imperative in measuring a microfinance institution’s effectiveness. The fact that CEVI is participating in this process speaks volumes about the organization’s commitment to serving its clients effectively. In addition to providing credit for its clients, CEVI provides savings, insurance, and training through regular cluster group meetings.